Oft have we passed the guilty night

Oft have we passed the guilty night

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 21 hymnals

Author: Charles Wesley

Charles Wesley, M.A. was the great hymn-writer of the Wesley family, perhaps, taking quantity and quality into consideration, the great hymn-writer of all ages. Charles Wesley was the youngest son and 18th child of Samuel and Susanna Wesley, and was born at Epworth Rectory, Dec. 18, 1707. In 1716 he went to Westminster School, being provided with a home and board by his elder brother Samuel, then usher at the school, until 1721, when he was elected King's Scholar, and as such received his board and education free. In 1726 Charles Wesley was elected to a Westminster studentship at Christ Church, Oxford, where he took his degree in 1729, and became a college tutor. In the early part of the same year his religious impressions were much deepene… Go to person page >

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First Line: Oft have we passed the guilty night
Author: Charles Wesley
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Collection of Hymns Adapted to the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d473

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Hymns and Sacred Poems #133

Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d382

Pocket Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d205

Pocket Hymn Book, Designed as a Constant Companion. 25th ed. #d201

The African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymn Book #d344

The Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 35th ed. #d219

The Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. Rev. #d222

The New Brunswick Temperance Songster #d28

The Sacred Lyre #d224

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America. #201

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